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Gates and Screen Wall at Entrance to Cowpen Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Blyth, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.1311 / 55°7'52"N

Longitude: -1.5294 / 1°31'45"W

OS Eastings: 430101

OS Northings: 581964

OS Grid: NZ301819

Mapcode National: GBR K9R3.PF

Mapcode Global: WHC30.G9X7

Entry Name: Gates and Screen Wall at Entrance to Cowpen Cemetery

Listing Date: 15 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154663

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236001

Location: Blyth, Northumberland, NE24

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Blyth

Built-Up Area: Blyth

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Blyth St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 38 SW
(South side)
2/37 Gates and screen
wall at entrance
to Cowpen Cemetery
Gates and screen wall, c.1875. Wall tooled stone with ashlar dressings, gates
and rails wrought iron. Double gates with cross fleury tops to rails and
dograil, arched upper rail and monogram of C with cross fleury; ornamental
openwork box piers carrying arched overthrow with scroll pattern and finial
cross. Low quadrant walls with moulded coping and similar rails link to outer
ashlar piers with moulded bases and capitals; gabled finials. Flanking sections
of similar wall and rails with small gates.

Listing NGR: NZ3010181964

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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